Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Mud Engineer / Drilling Fluids
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Fyllingsdalen, Hordaland, Norway

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

About Us:

At Baker Hughes, we are transforming the future of energy. With operations in over 120 countries, we are developing and deploying industry-leading technologies and services to take energy forward.

For more than a century, our inventions have revolutionized energy. Today, we are bringing our expertise to make oil and gas safer, cleaner, and more efficient.

Our people are the trusted experts, relied on to solve customer challenges big and small. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent, and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

We believe in creating an environment of diversity and inclusion, without bias. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged, and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work.

We're makers, inventors, and leaders who aren't afraid of the tough challenges. We believe pushing boundaries will help to lead the way for a new energy future.

Role Summary:

Reporting to the Manager - Fluids Technology Group, the Project Leader - Drilling Fluids will act as the dedicated contact person and project manager for specific projects or contracts.

The Project Leader shall plan, supervise and provide technical back up for the Fluids Technology Group, and will be accountable for planning, execution and coordination of Drilling Fluids operations and services.

Essential Responsibilities:

Responsible for planning, control and operational follow up for assigned projects.

Coordinate personnel and equipment to ensure safe, sound and efficient fluids services are provided to customers.

Ensure quality service as per company procedures.

Assist in preparation of budget and projections. Responsible for financial control of assigned projects.

Ensure prompt and efficient reporting and administration.

Provide appraisals for all assigned personnel and monitor their need and progress so that they may advance their careers.

Assess training needs of assigned personnel and ensure they are given the opportunity to broaden their knowledge.

Regularly communicate concerning ongoing operations and projected activity with the Manager for product line.

Provide regular updates on equipment and personnel needs.

Be proactive in the pursuant of improvements and efficiencies for our customers and ourselves.

Promote transfer of experience.

Check and control all documentation given and received.

Assist in the preparation of quotes and bids.

Ensure compliance with company requirements for Quality Control, Health & Safety and Environmental Policies.

Working closely with external customers.

Undertake other responsibilities as required.


Proven experience within Drilling and Completion Fluids roles.

Thorough understanding of rig operations.

Strong interpersonal skills within a multicultural environment.

Ability to work under pressure, with minimal supervision.

Strong leadership skills.

Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Proficient in use of computer based programs related to application of products and engineering of wells.

Good written and spoken English skills.

Knowledge of MS Office products


Bergen, Norway

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization

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